September 6-9, 2018
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral
600 East Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
Tickets: $3 (Children 12 and under free)
The Yiasou Greek Festival began in 1978 and has become one of Charlotte’s largest cultural traditions. Highly anticipated by the Charlotte community each year, Yiasou (the Greek word for Hello, Goodbye and Cheers) Greek Festival features Hellenic cultural exhibits, authentic Greek cuisine, homemade pastries, entertainment, live music and dancing, wine tastings, art, shopping and more.
Thursday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
You can get full meals inside the Father C Hall or a la carte items under the food tents outside. You can also place a take out order or pick up at the drive thru.
Full Sit Down Meal – Chicken, lamb, fish, and Pastichio combination plates which include Spanakopita, Dolmada, and a side salad. They will also have a large Greek salad plate. Drinks are included with the meals.
A La Carte – Outside in the tents, you can get Gyro or Chicken Pita sandwiches, French Fries, Pizza, Spanakopita, Tiropita, and more. Also available outside are soft drinks, water, beer and wine.
Drive-Thru – Drive up to Winthrop Avenue between East Boulevard and E. Worthington Avenue for combination dinner plates, pita sandwiches and assorted pastry boxes. For faster service, print and complete the drive-thru menu and present it to the drive-thru attendant.
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From dance performances and live music to shopping, cultural experiences, and a kids playland, Yiasou Greek Festival has something for the whole family. Live entertainment is the centerpiece of the festival so listen to nationally known Greek bands, view dance performances and cultural reenactments, and attend lectures to learn more about Greek history.